Because pets love to be swung back and forth, that's why.
Could offices that clamp onto larger buildings or wander across town be the wave of the future?
Two University of Pennsylvania students designed this futuristic, arching prison meant to reduce recidivism rates in New Jersey.
Two recent exhibits highlight American planning's strengths alongside its great weaknesses.
Chilean artist Sebastian Errazuriz hopes that the 1 percent will enjoy this unusual furniture.
Attention, media: Please stop writing about bus-roof gardens as if they could actually exist in real life.
The company says it plans to launch round-the-clock, cupcake-dispensing automatons in not just Beverly Hills, but every city it's located in.
Beijing's street vendors are offering goldfish and small turtles sealed inside plastic trinkets for your amusement.
The Cleanoscope, a public trashcan in Mumbai that looks like a kaleidoscope, is meant to make throwing away trash fun.
A London designer gives the staid solar car a badass, stealth-bomberlike makeover.
Researchers track the diffusion of crime over time to see what happens when dysfunctional housing projects are at last replaced
The people who live in a place often have fresh ideas about how to make it better
Forget tacky counters and mass-produced booths. This French McDonald's offers a sleek design for the modern family
Four landscape architects challenge U.S. cities to stop copying the High Line and start looking for place-based opportunities
From a pedestrian expansion of the Verrazano bridge to a new entrance for Central Park, the best concepts from this year's Urban Design Week